Weight loss

Treatments to help put you back in control of your body, your health and your life.

We offer various weight loss treatments. These include operations to reduce the size of your stomach through surgery or you can swallow tiny balloons that inflate to make you feel full after a small meal.

Gastric balloon (weight loss balloon)

A small balloon inflated in your stomach helps you lose weight.

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Gastric band surgery

Reduces the capacity of your stomach by putting a band around it.

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Gastric bypass surgery

Reduces the size of your stomach and redirects the digestive tract.

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Gastric sleeve surgery (sleeve gastrectomy)

Reduces feelings of hunger and capacity to eat by shrinking your stomach.

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Our weight loss team

Meet the specialists who are part of our expert team here at Spire Manchester Hospital. In addition to our experienced bariatric surgeons and expert physicians, we also have specialist bariatric nurses that support you throughout your journey – from your first consultation to your final follow up visit.

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Is weight loss or bariatric surgery for you?

Being overweight can have serious impact on both your physical and mental wellbeing. It can negatively affect your self-confidence and self-esteem and put you at increased risk of serious health conditions such as type 2 diabetes, cancer and heart disease.

If you're struggling to lose weight even after dieting and exercising, these types of treatments can help give you the extra boost you and your health need to help shed significant amounts of weight. We can help you choose the procedure that’s right for you, helping to give you the energy and self-confidence to enjoy a healthy life. If you would prefer to look into non-surgical options, we can offer you a consultation with an expert physician who can guide you through medical weight loss options.

Why choose Spire Manchester Hospital for weight loss surgery?

Our expert bariatric surgeons offer a range of obesity surgery procedures including gastric banding (also known as lap banding) gastric bypass, gastric balloon insertion and sleeve gastrectomy.

Our dedicated before and aftercare team will look after you throughout your weight loss journey, from making that first decision, to providing ongoing weight loss support and advice long after surgery. Our team is headed up by consultant bariatric surgeons and includes a specialist bariatric nurse. We also offer payment options that help put weight loss procedures within your reach.